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An entrepreneur at heart, Peter ran his first successful company as a teenager. During the next twenty plus years of corporate product and service launches he developed a passion for systems and processes. Through working with multiple clients, Peter developed an eye and passion for fast changing technologies and assisting companies in building healthy process cultures from the outset. Some of his clients included payment services, security providers, data centers, application development companies, retail companies, universities, colleges, and numerous start-ups.
Utilizing a tested business framework, Peter assembled a team of highly-talented individuals who have worked with him to build the trademarked “Business Process Periodic Table”. This easy-to-use virtual knowledge core of standard processes, templates, examples and resources gives business owners the information and tools needed to grow and scale quickly.
The G10 SaaS platform combines its standardized processes and methodologies with an expert subscriber community to enhance scalability and drive acceleration for early-stage to medium companies. The platform is designed to pick up key performance indicators and act as a dashboard of progress for business owners, incubators and investors.
Through twenty five years experience, Jennifer has become a recognized and respected business consultant, senior facilitator and executive coach working in the financial, manufacturing and government sectors including international positions. Jennifer’s wide range of consulting experience includes the facilitation of strategic planning, leadership supervisory skills development, staff development programs, work/task analysis, and team building interventions. Jennifer’s focus on “human technology” – the people side of the business, has made her an expert at finding ways to support organizations in building strong, motivated work groups that produce results.
Jennifer Phillips started her career in sales and marketing as a product developer and national marketing manager for a large retail organization. She soon caught the “technology bug” when she acted as a liaison between the IT and the operational users during a major company-wide systems implementation. Over the next ten years, she went on to lead several corporate teams in major systems implementations using effective change management processes and project management systems.
Tony is entrepreneurial and results oriented Business Executive and a CPA. Tony has run growth businesses in the high tech industry focusing on operational processes, customer data,
advanced analytics, and technology. Tony’s been VP Business Development with Equifax Canada, GM Canada for ID Analytics, Country Manager, Experian Canada, CEO of Patent Rights Group and COO of Think Cards Inc.
A business leader with an operational and financial background, Tony has a proven track record of creating and leading innovation teams, building new businesses, and increasing profits in start-up companies and in new divisions of large corporates.
Mohy is a software architect and software developer with over eight years of experience in the high-tech industry and two years in the academic field. He is business savvy with a solid understanding of sales. Mohy has worked in the technology industry as a software developer, embedded systems designer and Rich Internet Application (RIA) developer. Worked with SoftPoint in Ottawa to experience almost every software language and operating system used. Calibrated, tested and verified products for Blackberry radio frequency technologies for three consecutive years. Worked as a research assistant for a biomedical project at Carleton University.
Michael Moser is a strategy, finance and marketing executive with extensive experience in the broadcasting, media and telecommunications sectors.
He is currently the Senior Director of Strategy, Finance, & Operations with the CBC’s Communications, Marketing & Brand (CMB) department. CMB is the full service Communications and Media Ad Agency within CBC English Services. CMB are the marketers for all CBC content found on any of CBC’s platforms including TV, Radio One, Radio 2, CBC News Network, Documentary Channel, cbc.ca, and social media. Marketing content examples include Hockey Night in Canada, the Olympics, Dragons’ Den, and radio one’s Metro Morning.
As a key member of the marketing leadership team, Mike is responsible for the go to market strategic planning for all CBC content. His strategic scope also includes management of finance and budgets, maximizing CBC owned/partnered media assets and new business development. His operational scope includes departmental planning, human resources, procurement and vendor management.
Dr. M. Gordon Hunter is a professor of information systems in the faculty of management at the University of Lethbridge, in Alberta, Canada. He has also been appointed visiting professor in the Faculty of Business, Computing and Information Management at London South Bank University. Gordon has previously held academic positions at universities in Canada, Hong Kong, and Singapore. He has held visiting positions at universities in Australia, England, Germany, Monaco, New Zealand, Poland, Turkey, and USA.
He has a Bachelor of Commerce Degree from the University of Saskatchewan and a PhD from the Strathclyde Business School at the University of Strathclyde. Gordon has also obtained a Certified Management Accountant (CMA) designation. He is a Chartered Information Technology Professional (CITP) and a Chartered Member of the British Computer Society. Gordon is also a member of the Canadian Information Processing Society (CIPS), where he has obtained designations including Information Systems Professional (ISP), Canadian Information Technology Professional (CITP), and International Information Technology Professional (IITP). At the University of Lethbridge Gordon is the director of the Small Business Institute. He has extensive experience as a systems analyst and manager in industry and government organizations in Canada.
George is an entrepreneur, change agent executive and strategic director who is passionate about mentoring early stage venture teams to achieve their potential.
He has championed transformations in the telecom/software, corporate real estate/shared workspace, entertainment and financial services sectors.
While serving as a director of a SaaS software company (founded by CI Financial’s G. Raymond Chang), he was appointed by Ray to be President/CEO of BrightLane. George designed and led the creation of Toronto’s largest for profit single-site coworking centre. Home to a community of 250 entrepreneurs (three-quarters in tech), BrightLane provided him with a unique opportunity to collaborate with extraordinary entrepreneur teams while advancing Ray Chang’s commitment to fostering lifelong learning.
George co-founded SuiteWorks (a pioneer in enabling remote work), was President of a 450-person telecom team, CFO of a publicly-traded technology company and managed RBC’s $10 billion loan portfolio focused on the IT/entertainment/telecom/cable sectors. He has been responsible for raising $175 million+ in angel, venture capital and private equity financing.
George serves as a member of the Ontario Centres of Excellence College of Reviewers. He is a Senior Industrial Advisor to the European Bank for Reconstruction & Development’s TurnAround Management Programme and a Director of Community Trust Company.
Clark has held a variety of senior roles in Information and Communications Technology (ICT) including Finance ( NASDAQ) , Telecom (Nortel, Bell), an electric utility (BC Hydro), and the education sectors (University of Lethbridge).
Clark has worked as a member of senior leadership teams to establish and deliver IT Strategic business plans aligned with parent companies and their operating unit strategic businesses. He centralized and led multi-national IT security programs in Bell Canada and Nortel, and developed infrastructure planning for a multiple of other businesses both in house and as a consultant.
We are pleased to have Ala as a Senior Advisor to the GrowthLogic team. Ala, a researcher with a proven track record of contributions and publications. He is a lifelong learner who's passionate about employing state of the art AI harnessing technologies to solve real problems and to make our societies better for future generations.
As the team lead in our machine learning research through the Technology Innovation Management team at Carleton, Ala has been instrumental in leading the direction of our development and integration of artificial intelligence into the GrowthLogic platform. Using years of data from our recent acquisition of the Canadian Innovation Centre Ala is guiding GrowthLogic in delivering a data driven approach to entrepreneurial assessments.